A consultation on medicines reimbursement could see further tightening of price controls in the specials market, but the timetable is uncertain...
NHS Scotland has decided to commission Hemlibra for patients with severe congenital haemophilia A without factor VIII inhibitors.
Prescribing rates of high doses of vitamin D are at an all-time high for British children.
The UK leads on early stage clinical trials but falls behind Germany and the US when it comes to later-stage research.
Researchers found prescribing rates were 45 per cent higher in the most deprived populations compared to the least.
Community pharmacists need to be part of the solution for the millions of people across the UK grappling with prescription drug dependence and withdrawal.
Antidepressants may reduce the risk of ischaemic stroke, Neurology reports.
Plant-based vegan diets are thought to contribute to an already low intake of an essential nutrient involved in brain health.
Printing health warnings on individual cigarettes could help reduce smoking, suggests research.
Women who use HRT are being urged to discuss its risks and benefits at their next routine appointment.
A handheld device that delivers a small electric current has been recommended in draft guidance by NICE.
Public Health England is urging commissioners to recognise the untapped potential of community pharmacy when it comes to sexual health services.
Advice from pharmacists on increasing physical activity can improve the cardiovascular health of men with prostate cancer, study finds
Could a headset that delivers transcranial direct-current stimulation be the next big thing in treating depression?
Offering flu immunisation in community pharmacies increased the number of people in Wales who received the jab, report finds.
Young people are especially likely to misuse alprazolam resulting in short-term toxicity and long-term dependence, research finds.
Statins have been connected to reducing the risk of death in dementia patients, according to research presented at the EAN Congress.
The number of adult smokers has fallen by around 1.8 million in England over seven years.
E-cigarettes and varenicline are associated with higher abstinence rates than other smoking cessation aids including NRT
E-cigarettes and varenicline are associated with higher abstinence rates than other smoking cessation aids.